We all make fun of the Academy Awards, and with good reason. But we should remember that the Oscars do honour something special:
The importance of stories in our lives.
Generations have been inspired by movies like Rocky, Slumdog Millionaire and Chariots of Fire. We've seen a shift away from these "message movies" to ones with a political agenda, which is why it's vital that we take time to praise those films that hold to "old fashioned" values — and make fun of the horrible ones!